The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 94 110 98
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.67% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.12% 1.04% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £34,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.29% -11.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,250 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +21.71%
LoadRunner
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
194 288 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.33% 20.35% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 102 186 154
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £32,600 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Glasgow region.

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Glasgow

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LoadRunner.

1 17 (94.44%) ISTQB
2 13 (72.22%) HP
3 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 11 (61.11%) Banking
3 11 (61.11%) CSQA
3 11 (61.11%) Performance Testing
4 9 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) Financial Institution
6 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (33.33%) PMI
6 6 (33.33%) PMI Certification
6 6 (33.33%) HP UFT
6 6 (33.33%) Project Management
6 6 (33.33%) Test Management
6 6 (33.33%) Resource Management
6 6 (33.33%) QA
6 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (33.33%) Demand Management
6 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
7 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
7 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
8 3 (16.67%) JIRA
9 2 (11.11%) SOA
10 1 (5.56%) Java
10 1 (5.56%) SQL

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LoadRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 3 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
1 11 (61.11%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Test Leader
2 10 (55.56%) Analyst
3 9 (50.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Test Analyst
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Test Leader
5 4 (22.22%) Lead Test Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.56%) Environment Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Test Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Release Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) PMI
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Performance Testing
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Test Strategy
3 6 (33.33%) Demand Management
3 6 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) Test Management
4 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
4 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) ISTQB
2 11 (61.11%) CSQA
3 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle